The Writing Process
Expository
Narrative
Persuasive
Miscellaneous

100

The part of the writing process that requires you to use your best handwriting and include all of the revisions/editing you have done.
What is the final draft

100

The body paragraphs should include what kind of information
What are key ideas

100

The beginning of your paper is called a "hook" because...
What is it should hook your reader and make him/her want to read more.

100

The purpose of a persuasive paper
What is to convince/persuade your reader that you are correct

100

TELL A TRUE STORY is an example of this genre
What is narrative

200

The first step in the writing process
What is prewriting

200

The type of sentence that each body paragraph should begin with
What are topic sentences

200

The goal is to use lots of descriptions to ________your reader what happened to you, not just tell him/her.
What is show (so he/she can picture it clearly)

200

The two columns you make when doing your prewrite should be labeled __________and __________.
What is pros and cons

200

When you EXPLAIN, you are doing this genre of writing.
What is expository

300

Taking all of your ideas from your prewrite and writing them in sentences/paragraphs.
What is the rough draft

300

The minimum number of body paragraphs that your paper should have.
What is 3

300

Name one effective way to start a narrative story
What is build suspense, use an exclamation/sound word, set the scene, etc. (multiple correct answers)

300

The first paragraph should tell the reader these TWO things.
What is background information about the issue/topic (status quo) AND your opinion.

300

When you CONVINCE, you are writing this genre.
What is persuasive

400

Editing means...
What is fixing your mistakes

400

What the reader should know after reading the introduction.
What is the topic of the paper

400

Name two effective ways to end a narrative story
What is relate to an earlier detail, leave the reader with something to think about, write about a lesson learned, summarize what happened, resolve the problem in the story, etc.

400

The number of paragraphs that your paper should have based on what we practiced.
What is 4

400

The two genres that have topic sentences
What are persuasive and expository

500

revising means...
What is changing/adding/deleting ideas to make your paper better

500

The two paragraphs that sound the most similar
What are the intro and conclusion

500

Describe the problem with this exerpt, taken from a narrative paper: First, we went to the park. Then we ate lunch. Next, we went on the swings. After that, we played tag. Then we played hide-and-seek. Then we went down the slide. Then we went on the swings again...
What is this is just a list of things with absolutely no detail about any of them.

500

Name something that should be included in both your introduction and conclusion.
What is your stance on the issue or opinion

500

The trait that deals with sticking to the main idea and having appropriate supporting details.
What is Ideas/Content